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AMBIO Report Summary

Project ID: 11827
Funded under: FP6-NMP
Country: Netherlands

Nanostructured fouling release coatings for marine applications

Sol-gel coatings are modified with inorganic nanoclay particles to enhance fouling release properties. The coatings were tested for fouling release of bacteria, algae, and barnacles and showed improved fouling release properties.


Corne RENTROP, (Project Leader)
Tel.: +31-402-650165
Fax: +31-402-650850
Record Number: 44958 / Last updated on: 2010-03-26
Information source:
Collaboration sought: Financial support, Further research or development support, Private-public partnership
Stage of development: Results of demonstration trials available
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